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Soldier's Discharge Record



Name: Peter A. Kleinow Filed: December 19,, 1921
  Clara L. Curtis Otis

         County Recorder.



Certified copy made for purpose of obtaining Victory Medal by mail.
Ernest Nicholson, Notary Public.

To All Whom it May Concern:

THIS IS TO CERTIFY, That     Peter A. Kleinow

#2152627 Private  Casual Det. No. 1076 Dem. group. Last assgd Co. "B" 55th Engr


THE UNITED STATES ARMY, as a Testimonial of Honest and Faithful Service, is herby HONORABLY DISCHARGED from the military service of the UNITED STATES by reason of    Tel. W. D. Nov. 15-  18,  Letter A. G. A. Nov. 30-18

Said   Peter A. Kleinow was born in    North McGregor
in the State of    Iowa When enlisted he was    29 10/12     years of age

and by occupation a   carpenter

He had  lt blue  eyes,  fair  hair,  fair  complexion, and was  -5-   feet   8 1/2  inches in height.

      Given under my hand at    Camp Dodge, Iowa

This    21st  day of     July    one thousand nine hundred and     nineteen

    Louis Causler  
    Major Signal Corp U. S. A.  






Name   Peter A. Kleinow Grade   Private
Enlisted, or Inducted,   Feb. 25     1918, at  Elkader, Iowa
Serving in     First     enlistment period at date of discharge.
Prior service  none

Noncommissioned officer   Never

Marksmanship, gunner qualification or rating     Not qualified


Horsemanship     No mounted


Battles, engagements, skirmishes, expeditions       A. E. F.

Decorations, Medals, Citations:    none

Knowledge of any vocation    Carpenter            

Wounds received in service    None                 

Physical condition when discharged     Good

Typhoid prophylaxis completed  (triple) March 15- 1918


Paratyphoid prophylaxis completed    March 15- 1918  

Married or Single    Single

Character  Excellent


No A. W. O. L.  or absence under G. O. 31 or 45-1914

Entitled to travel pay to North McGregor Ia.

Left U. S. June 30-1918.   Arrived  U. S. July 14-1919
  (Signature of Soldier) Peter A. Kleinow
Camp Dodge Iowa   Walt W. Cooper
July 21, 1919   1st Lt. Inf. U. S. A.
Paid in full including   Commanding  C. D. 1076
Bonus $94.75    
A. A. Padmore    
Capt. Quartermaster U.S.A.    


~ source: Clayton County, Iowa Discharges. LDS microfilm #1516914 Item #6

~transcribed by Constance Diamond